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Book Review: Unearthed *Spoiler Free*

Unearthed by Amie Kaufman & Meagan Spooner Rating:★★★★1/2 When Earth intercepts a message from a long-extinct alien race, it seems like the solution the planet has been waiting for. The Undying’s advanced technology has the potential to undo environmental damage and turn lives around, and Gaia, their former home planet, is a treasure trove waiting… Continue reading Book Review: Unearthed *Spoiler Free*

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Book Review: The Crown – The Inside History

The Crown: The Inside History by Robert Lacey Rating: ★★★★ The official companion to the critically acclaimed Netflix drama about the reign of Queen Elizabeth II, ‘The Crown’, featuring additional historical background and exclusive images. This official companion to the show’s first season is an in-depth exploration of the early years of Elizabeth II’s time… Continue reading Book Review: The Crown – The Inside History

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Book Review: Have Sword, Will Travel

Have Sword, Will Travel by Garth Nix & Sean Williams Rating: ★★★★ When Odo and Eleanor stumble upon an ancient sword in a river outside their village, something very unexpected happens… the sword starts to talk! Much to Odo’s dismay, he discovers that he’s awoken a famous enchanted blade called Biter, and thus has instantly… Continue reading Book Review: Have Sword, Will Travel

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Book Review: S.T.A.G.S

S.T.A.G.S by M. A. Bennett Rating:★★★★ 1/2 Nine students. Three bloodsports. One deadly weekend. Greer MacDonald is struggling to settle into the sixth form at the exclusive St. Aidan the Great boarding school, known to its privileged pupils as S.T.A.G.S. Just when she despairs of making friends Greer receives a mysterious invitation with three words… Continue reading Book Review: S.T.A.G.S

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Book Review: Gap Year in Ghost Town

Gap Year in Ghost Town by Michael Pryor Rating: ★★★★1/2 The Marin family are outcasts of the ghost hunting world. They run a two-man operation in inner city Melbourne. Anton has the Ghost-sight, but his father does not. Rani Cross is supremely skilled in hand-to-hand combat, with enhanced speed and strength thanks to her magical… Continue reading Book Review: Gap Year in Ghost Town

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Book Review: My Life as a Hashtag

My Life as a Hashtag by Gabrielle Williams Rating: ★★★ 1/2 I’d been warned – in French, no less. By a tram-riding, mermaid-swaying, wolf-eaten, peace-sign flipping friend. I knew she wouldn’t be happy if I stayed out here by the pool, with Jed’s nail tracing the length of my neck. But I didn’t want to go… Continue reading Book Review: My Life as a Hashtag